(Photo: Esquire)If you love watching reality TV shows about traveling the world, but feel like they cut into watching scripted shows with your favorite TV actors, the Esquire Network will have you covered when it launches this fall. The newly formed channel will air a 10-part series called The Getaway which will feature a different celebrity in a different international city each week, touring the sites and soaking up the local culture.Joel McHale takes you on a Guinness-filled tour of...Read Full Story
Like most of the rest of the world, Steve Carell is not the "gracefully escort household bugs and pests outside to be live their lives happily ever after" kind of person. He's a killer — something he demonstrated on the Graham Norton Show after spotting a giant fly buzzing around fellow guests Kristen Wiig and Chris O'Dowd. Carell promised to use his trusty fly-murdering technique if the beast came in his airspace again, but — TWIST — O'Dowd ended up with fly blood on his hands... or, more...Read Full Story
From left: Paul Rudd, Kristen Stewart, Tom Cruise. (Photos: Getty Images | Pacific Coast News)It's a big weekend at the movies with five new wide releases hitting theaters. But our Box Office Senior Analyst Jeff Bock doesn't expect any of them to unseat The Hobbit as the top movie in the land. "There is nothing in the realm of big budget blockbusters or fantasy films that can compete toe-to-toe with Jackson’s opus. That makes it an easy choice to rule this weekend with around $43 million...Read Full Story
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The Bottom Line
Should you see it?
It has its moments, but Apatow's new film is like Funny People: It's way too long and has no idea how to end.
The occasional laughs generated by Judd Apatow's latest creation, This Is 40, do little to balance out the endless amount of bickering the filmmaker seems to revel in. If this film truly reflects how hard going over the hill was for Apatow, I feel sorry for him. His wife, Leslie Mann, stars in the movie and I...Read Full Story
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